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Imagine there's no fairness
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No teams or colleagues
And all you do is cry
Imagine all the people
Living for themselves.....

Imagine there's no structures
It isn't hard
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Maya Angelou's Hip-Hop-Poetry Music Video Is Here And It's Amazing

Maya Angelou's Hip-Hop-Poetry Music Video Is Here And It's Amazing | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Before Maya Angelou died in May at the age of 86, she had been working on a rather unique project that blended her beautiful poetry with contemporary hip-hop music. For the project, Dr. Angelou recited her own poems, while producers Shawn Rivera and ...
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Poetry in motion - hip hop Angelou 

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It's A Jungle Out There!

It's A Jungle Out There! | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
"It's like a jungle sometimesIt makes me wonder how I keep from goin' under" ("The Message" Grandmaster Flash)I spent yesterday afternoon at the zoo. Before you ask, it was business - not pleasure.
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There are officially around 170,000 young carers in the UK. I met some of them at London Zoo this week. Here's my story about that event. 

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#HeForShe: how to engage men in the fight for gender equality

#HeForShe: how to engage men in the fight for gender equality | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
After Emma Watson's UN Women speech, 12 experts offer practical advice on making feminism everyone's cause
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Some world views on gender equality

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HR: Making equality a priority

HR: Making equality a priority | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
We are all guilty of carrying with us unconscious bias which affects the decisions we make, but care must be taken to ensure that this does not affect the way patients or staff are treated
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My thoughts on how tackling unconscious bias and improving monitoring can improve outcomes for patients through GP practices

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Failing to breastfeed may double risk of depression in mothers: study - Telegraph

Failing to breastfeed may double risk of depression in mothers: study - Telegraph | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Women who plan to breastfeed their babies but don't are twice as likely to suffer depression as mothers who decide in advance to use formula, a study has found
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All that jazz

All that jazz | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
It's been a funny old week. A week of contrasts. A week of intense passions. And a week of reflection. All in one five day stretch!You'll be relieved to know that I spent most of the week talking
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Follow the beat!

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What difference does it make?

What difference does it make? | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
For some reason, my week has been dominated by awards. I was fortunate enough to attend two events this week - the Patient Safety and Care Awards 2014 and the pre awards event for the National
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The power of awards - making a difference

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Metropolitan Police to 'reflect diversity' by recruiting only from ...

Metropolitan Police to 'reflect diversity' by recruiting only from ... | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
In a bid to reflect London's diversity, the Metropolitan Police will now only recruit people who live in the capital city. The force will also consider taking new recruits with minor criminal convictions, local media reports.
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Good to see the Met leading the way on a positive action initiative

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Proud to be a straight ally - NHS Employers

Proud to be a straight ally - NHS Employers | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
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My personal story on being a straight ally

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Supporting the Mary Seacole Statue Appeal can help boards become more diverse, says Lisa Rodrigues - NHS Confederation

Supporting the Mary Seacole Statue Appeal can help boards become more diverse, says Lisa Rodrigues - NHS Confederation | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Celebrating the achievements of one woman would be a public, visual way of acknowledging the contribution that members of BAME communities have made, and continue to make, to this country’s NHS.
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A view from the top of the statue

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Race and racism in Honduran soccer and society - Washington Post (blog)

Race and racism in Honduran soccer and society - Washington Post (blog) | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Race and racism in Honduran soccer and society
Washington Post (blog)
Outside of the limelight of most of the international press, Afro-Honduran players voiced their own charges to end racial discrimination.
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The complexities - and subtleties - of racism across the globe  

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Imagine.....

Imagine there's no fairness
It's easy if you try
No teams or colleagues
And all you do is cry
Imagine all the people
Living for themselves.....

Imagine there's no structures
It isn't hard
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A Friday afternoon muse.....

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Autism Poem: Welcome to Holland

Welcome to Holland is a classic, adopted autism poem written by Emily Perl Kingsley, a mother of a child with special needs. (have a child with a disability. It's called Welcome To Hollland.
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A very personal parental perspective 

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Coming of age - NHS Employers

Coming of age - NHS Employers | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Paul Deemers blog focussing on age
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Talking 'bout my generation!

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So what's Black History Month got to with this white bloke?

So what's Black History Month got to with this white bloke? | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
I was recently invited to Southend University Hospital to share in their celebrations for Black History Month - which included the re-launch of their minority ethnic network. It was a wonderful day
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My Black History Month tribute to Gil Scott-Heron - and the newly launched minority ethnic network at Southend Hospital

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DoOD and Jelly - NHS Employers

DoOD and Jelly - NHS Employers | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
#Blogtober: Monday 6 October. Paul Deemer explores what is Do OD via the fantastic medium of Dr Seuss.
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Anyone for jelly?

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HR Magazine - Employers' manifesto calls for 'mandatory reporting' on diversity

HR Magazine - Employers' manifesto calls for 'mandatory reporting' on diversity | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Employers' manifesto calls for 'mandatory reporting' on diversity http://t.co/pumg2LZF3n
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Supported by NHS Employers

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Disability Rights are Civil Rights

Disability Rights are Civil Rights | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Disability Rights = Civil Rights

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#disability #disabilities http://t.co/wfKuHmbfcx
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Great summary of the history of disability rights in the USA - and the power of inclusion

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Appointments%20to%20Boards%20and%20Equality%20Law%2022-07-14%20final.pdf

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Useful and timely reminder from the EHRC of the law around Board appointments and the use of positive action

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Church of England votes 'yes' to women bishops

Church of England votes 'yes' to women bishops | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - The Church of England voted on Monday to allow women to become bishops, a historic decision which overturns centuries of tradition in a Church that has been deeply divided over the issue.Two (Church of England votes to allow women...
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An historic moment for women's rights as another bastion of inequality is overcome. Well done CoE!

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Vera - Without Fear or Favour

Vera - Without Fear or Favour | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
We love watching Vera in our house. The slightly scatty, disshevelled detective from the North East zooms around in her Land Rover solving every murder mystery that is thrown at her - in the most
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Can the NHS learn something from the police service about whistleblowing?

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Race at the Top | BITC Diversity - Race for Opportunity

Race at the Top | BITC Diversity - Race for Opportunity | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
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From Race To The Top to Race At The Top. Where next?

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BBC Chief Tony Hall Unveils Plan to Boost Diversity - Hollywood Reporter

BBC Chief Tony Hall Unveils Plan to Boost Diversity - Hollywood Reporter | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Hollywood Reporter BBC Chief Tony Hall Unveils Plan to Boost Diversity Hollywood Reporter The map to diversity includes a new top-level leadership development program, commissioning funding and training and "stretching targets" to make sure the BBC...
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BBC taking the lead on tackling diversity in terms of both workforce and service delivery. Lessons for the NHS?

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New study on sexuality and the law provides lessons for human rights advocates ... - Institute of Development Studies

New study on sexuality and the law provides lessons for human rights advocates ... - Institute of Development Studies | Diversity and inclusion | Scoop.it
Institute of Development Studies
New study on sexuality and the law provides lessons for human rights advocates ...
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Interesting perspective on sexuality and human rights from another part of the globe 

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Attitudes_towards_Equality.pdf

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Interesting research from Government Equalities Office on public attitudes towards flexible and part time working

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